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All about boat insurance

The implications of boat insurance can be vast if we take into account the multitude of stages our boats encounter. From keeping your boat at the dock, lifting your boat

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Boat Review – Bayliner 185 Bowrider

With the Bayliner 185 Bowrider, Bayliner is focusing on the first time boater, or one moving up from a smaller aluminum boat or fiberglass boat who wants more room and function. BAYLINER

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Power on Board – Inverters/Chargers

In Part 2 of our three part series about power on board, we look at inverter/chargers, how they work and suggest what might suit your needs. Inverters convert the 12V or 24V

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Boat Review – Elite Mid Pilothouse 18m

ALAN and Gloria Day are experienced boaties who have developed the Elite Mid Pilothouse. In their younger years, they were into sailing boats and owned a number of yachts. Then, after “seeing the

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Diesel Outboards Growing in Power

Ever since Yanmar stopped production of their 35 hp diesel outboard there has been a demand for a replacement. Military operators and super yacht tenders owners want diesel power because of its safety and

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Boat Review – Lazercraft GT 580 Sport

After a number of years absence from the New Zealand market, and by demand, Lazercraft has returned with the new Lazercraft GT 580 Sport. AZERCRAFT is a brand that has been on the

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Boat Review – Rayglass 2800

Winning the 2015 Boat of the Show Award, the Rayglass 2800 has finally been given the recognition it deserves, as over 200 owners can attest too. We thought it was fitting to

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Shimano Fishing Pack Giveaway

Thanks to our friends at Fish City, BOATMAGS is giving away a Shimano Fishing Pack worth $500.  A Shimano 12000D bait runner with Shimano Status 10-15kg 7ft rod, Shimano T